The X Factor

Olly Murs’ Brother Changes Surname After Bitter Seven Year Feud With His Famous Twin

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 22.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Olly Murs’ brother has revealed he’s changed his surname because of a long-running and bitter feud with his famous twin sibling and the rest of hi...

Has ITV Given The Voice The 'X Factor' And Unearthed A Pop Star?

James Brinsford | Posted 08.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
James Brinsford

Step forward Mo Adeniran. The very first week of the new series on ITV and a star has fallen into their laps. The BBC must be secretly kicking themselves that no-one like Mo had deigned to audition while on their channel. Despite all The X Factor's misgivings, the show certainly knew how to launch a star and it seems that The Voice UK now has one of its own.

Rebecca Ferguson Says She'll Perform At Trump’s Inauguration If She Can Sing 'Strange Fruit'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 03.01.2017 | UK

British singer Rebecca Ferguson has said she will accept Donald Trump’s invitation to perform at his inauguration - but only if she can sing the civ...

Let's Talk About What Women Wear

Beth Galey | Posted 01.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Beth Galey

It's not ok to say 'she'd look so much nicer if she'd just...' That is an individual's perception. Just because someone would personally never wear something that revealing or never wear something that shade of yellow, doesn't mean they shouldn't.

Watch Out Kanye... The Debut Video From Honey G Is Here

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

Just as we’re about to finally see the back of 2016 for good, we’ve been served one final thing to test us all: the debut video from Honey G is he...

Why Are We Getting Honey G For Life And Not Just For Christmas?

James Brinsford | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
James Brinsford

For the sake of our intelligence, those of you that are a part of the Honey G 'machine', please stop force feeding us her shtick and put your time and efforts into those that are more deserving of such an opportunity.

X Factor's Saara Aalto Is Already Working With A Huge Artist

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

’X Factor’ runner-up Saara Aalto has officially signed a record deal that will see her working with the likes of Sia. The Finland native has inked...

Matt Terry Shone Too Much To Not Win The X-Factor

Maria Karvouni | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

There are some people who glow no matter what and Matt Terry is one of them. So, it was inevitable for him, to win the X-Factor. At first glance, he ...

Is Saara Aalto The Only One That Can Save This Series Of The X Factor?

James Brinsford | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
James Brinsford

With The Voice looking to start the new year with a bang, it seems unfortunate that The X Factor has become a ministry of blandness this time but a Saara win could be enough to show the new singing competition in town that the old dog still have some bite and shouldn't be put down quite yet.

Poorly Simon Cowell Might Miss The ‘X Factor’ Final

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell might be missing from this weekend’s ‘X Factor’ final after being struck down with a mystery illness. The music mogul is reportedly...

Predicting The Winner Of The X-Factor

Maria Karvouni | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

I believe that all of them will have a career in music, as well as singers that left the X-Factor before them. Winning a music competition secures a high prestige, but what matters most for an artist is his establishment for many years in the industry. This is the real winner.

Why The People Voted For Ed Balls And Honey G, And Why They Stopped

Caroline Frost | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Frost

This has been a strange year. We've seen one or two demonstrations of people power triumphing over experience, expertise, credibility - would it be a stretch to say that, even in the sunlit world of reality TV, viewers decided it was time to secure victory for, not the most popular person, but the right one?

What Mahatma Gandhi Would Say To Honey G

Maria Karvouni | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Mahatma Gandhi and Honey G haven't got many things in common. The first was an Indian leader, born in 1869, and the second is an eccentric rapper from...

It's Home Time For Honey G, But It's Not All Over For 'X Factor' Rapper

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Honey G’s controversial stint on this year’s ‘X Factor’ finally came to an end on Sunday evening. The controversial rapper found herself in t...

Honey G Can Still Win The X-Factor

Maria Karvouni | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Now that Honey G was a candidate to leave, X-Factor fans could think that this was the precursor of her departure and that she is not able to reach the final or win the show. My research demonstrates that those people are wrong.

The Tempestuous Journey Of Saara Aalto In The X-Factor

Maria Karvouni | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Saara Aalto has faced hard times in this year's X-Factor, perhaps more than anyone else that is currently in the competition. However, she has overcom...

Honey G Is A Phenomenon. Period.

Maria Karvouni | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Snapshot from the Official X-Factor Youtube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheXFactorUK) Honey G is much more than a rap music artist. She is ...

Honey G's Supporters Are Beating The Haters

Maria Karvouni | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Screenshot from X-Factor's official youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheXFactorUK/ Honey G's haters expect every week her to be axed fro...

X-Factor Fright Night Brought Me Nostalgia For 80s And 90s Music

Maria Karvouni | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

For me, X-Factor Fright Night was the best night of the competition until now this season. The majority of the songs (5/9) were coming from 90s (3) an...

David Bowie’s Estate BAN Honey G From Rapping Over His Classic Hit

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 22.10.2016 | UK Entertainment

If you were looking forward to hearing Honey G repeating her ‘When I say Honey, you say G’ rap on Saturday night’s ‘X Factor’, then we have ...

Coleen Nolan Defends Little Mix's "Provocative" 'X Factor' Outfits

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Entertainment

Coleen Nolan has jumped to the defence of Little Mix after they came under fire for the outfits they wore on Sunday night’s ‘X Factor’. The ‘L...

Honey G Doesn't Seem Fake To Me

Maria Karvouni | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

There are a lot of discussions going on about whether Honey G is a real artist or a fake one designed by the X-Factor production so the viewing figure...

X-Factor Fans Are Missing Bratavio. So Do I, And Here's Why

Maria Karvouni | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Photo Credit: Screenshot/ X Factor Official Facebook Page During and after the second live show of the X-Factor 2016, some of the fans expressed the...

'Xtra Factor' Viewer Reveals A Little TOO Much During Live Show

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK Entertainment

The ‘X Factor’ judges got a little bit more than they bargained for during Sunday night’s ‘Xtra Factor’ live show. Simon Cowell, Nicole Sche...

X FACTOR RESULTS: Honey G Is On The Floor, But She's Through

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.10.2016 | UK Entertainment

Honey G was so excited to go through to the next round of ‘The X Factor’, she threw herself on the floor when her name was announced. The controv...